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The bird that came back from the dead

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New research carried out by David Martill and Julian Hume has shown that the last surviving flightless species of bird, a type of rail, in the Indian Ocean had previously gone extinct but rose from the dead thanks to a rare process called 'iterative evolution.'

Period9 May 2019 → 5 Jun 2019

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TitleMeet The Bird That Refuses To Die
Degree of recognitionNational
Media name/outletMedium
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited States
Date5/06/19
DescriptionFossils reveal that an extinct species of flightless bird returned from the dead by recolonising its former island home and evolving back into existence twice in less than 20,000 years through an unusual process known as ‘iterative evolution’
Producer/AuthorMedium
URLhttps://medium.com/dialogue-and-discourse/meet-the-bird-that-refuses-to-die-5f0d2e6299b5
PersonsDavid Martill, Julian P. Hume
TitleMeet The Bird That Refuses To Die
Degree of recognitionInternational
Media name/outletForbes Online
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited States
Date28/05/19
DescriptionContinuing coverage on new research carried out by David Martill and Julian Hume from the Natural History Museum that has shown that the last surviving flightless species of bird, a type of rail, in the Indian Ocean had previously gone extinct but rose from the dead thanks to a rare process called 'iterative evolution'
URLhttps://www.forbes.com/sites/grrlscientist/2019/05/28/meet-the-bird-that-refuses-to-die/#234ead766660
PersonsDavid Martill, Julian P. Hume
TitleIterative evolution: How a bird that went extinct came back from the dead
Media name/outletThe Indian Express
Media typeWeb
CountryIndia
Date23/05/19
DescriptionCoverage on new research carried out by David Martill and Julian Hume from the Natural History Museum has shown that the last surviving flightless species of bird, a type of rail, in the Indian Ocean had previously gone extinct but rose from the dead thanks to a rare process called 'iterative evolution'
URLhttps://indianexpress.com/article/explained/iterative-evolution-how-a-bird-white-throated-rail-that-went-extinct-came-back-from-the-dead-5743174/
PersonsDavid Martill, Julian P. Hume
TitleHow A Bird Came Back From The Dead
Degree of recognitionInternational
Media name/outletList Verse
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date19/05/19
DescriptionContinuing coverage on new research carried out by David Martill and Julian Hume from the Natural History Museum has shown that the last surviving flightless species of bird, a type of rail, in the Indian Ocean had previously gone extinct but rose from the dead thanks to a rare process called 'iterative evolution'
Producer/AuthorRadu Alexander
URLlistverse.com/2019/05/19/10-uplifting-stories-to-get-you-through-the-week-5-19-19/
PersonsDavid Martill, Julian P. Hume
TitleA bird once extinct returned from the dead in a process of unusual evolution
Degree of recognitionNational
Media name/outletTech2
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited States
Date19/05/19
Descriptioncoverage on new research carried out by David Martill and Julian Hume from the Natural History Museum has shown that the last surviving flightless species of bird, a type of rail, in the Indian Ocean had previously gone extinct but rose from the dead thanks to a rare process called 'iterative evolution'
URLhttps://tech2.org/a-bird-once-extinct-returned-from-the-dead-in-a-process-of-unusual-evolution/
PersonsDavid Martill, Julian P. Hume
TitleEvoluzione iterativa: un nuovo uccello che non sa volare
Degree of recognitionNational
Media name/outletTech Princess
Media typeWeb
CountryItaly
Date16/05/19
Descriptioncoverage on new research carried out by David Martill and Julian Hume from the Natural History Museum has shown that the last surviving flightless species of bird, a type of rail, in the Indian Ocean had previously gone extinct but rose from the dead thanks to a rare process called 'iterative evolution'
Producer/AuthorMatteo Magherini
URLhttps://on.techprincess.it/evoluzione-iterativa-un-nuovo-uccello-che-non-sa-volare/
PersonsDavid Martill, Julian P. Hume
TitleExtinct species of bird came back from the dead, scientists find
Degree of recognitionNational
Media name/outletSB Dirty South Soccer
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited States
Date15/05/19
DescriptionCoverage on new research carried out by David Martill and Julian Hume from the Natural History Museum has shown that the last surviving flightless species of bird, a type of rail, in the Indian Ocean had previously gone extinct but rose from the dead thanks to a rare process called 'iterative evolution'
Producer/AuthorVicki Mclaughlin
URLsbdirtysouthsoccer.com/2019/05/15/extinct-species-of-bird-came-back-from-the-dead-scientists/
PersonsDavid Martill, Julian P. Hume
TitleSurprising! Bird that went extinct 136,000 years ago has reappeared
Media name/outletKhas Khabar
Media typeWeb
CountryIndia
Date15/05/19
DescriptionArticle about the study of a chicken-sized bird species that went extinct 136,000 years ago made a comeback to the earth twice due to a rare evolutionary process
URLhttps://www.khaskhabar.com/en/bird-that-went-extinct-136000-years-ago-has-reappeared-1-17062-KKN.html
PersonsDavid Martill, Julian P. Hume
TitleBird That Had Gone Extinct 136,000 Years Ago Comes Back To Life
Media name/outletWonderful Engineering
Media typeWeb
CountryPakistan
Date15/05/19
Descriptioncoverage on new research carried out by David Martill and Julian Hume from the Natural History Museum has shown that the last surviving flightless species of bird, a type of rail, in the Indian Ocean had previously gone extinct but rose from the dead thanks to a rare process called 'iterative evolution'
Producer/AuthorThe Engineer
URLhttps://wonderfulengineering.com/bird-that-had-gone-extinct-136000-years-ago-comes-back-to-life/
PersonsDavid Martill, Julian P. Hume
TitleThis Extinct Species Of Bird Came Back From The Dead, Scientists Say
Media name/outletSimple Most
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited States
Date15/05/19
DescriptionA previously extinct species of bird returned from the dead, reclaiming the island it previously lived on and re-evolving itself back into existence, scientists have said
Producer/AuthorRob Picheta
URLhttps://www.simplemost.com/this-extinct-species-of-bird-came-back-from-the-dead-scientists-say/
PersonsDavid Martill, Julian P. Hume
TitleProcess Of Evolution Brings Extinct Bird ‘Back To Life’
Media name/outletValue Walk
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited States
Date15/05/19
DescriptionCoverage on new research carried out by David Martill and Julian Hume from the Natural History Museum has shown that the last surviving flightless species of bird, a type of rail, in the Indian Ocean had previously gone extinct but rose from the dead thanks to a rare process called 'iterative evolution'
Producer/AuthorDanica Simic
URLhttps://www.valuewalk.com/2019/05/process-evolution-extinct-bird-back-to-life/
PersonsDavid Martill, Julian P. Hume
TitleExtinct bird resurrected as evolution starts over again
Degree of recognitionLocal
Media name/outletClick Lancashire
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date15/05/19
DescriptionCoverage on new research carried out by David Martill and Julian Hume from the Natural History Museum has shown that the last surviving flightless species of bird, a type of rail, in the Indian Ocean had previously gone extinct but rose from the dead thanks to a rare process called 'iterative evolution'
Producer/AuthorJames Marshall
URLclicklancashire.com/2019/05/15/extinct-bird-resurrected-as-evolution-starts-over-again.html
PersonsDavid Martill, Julian P. Hume
TitleThis bird evolved into existence twice: thousands of years apart
Media name/outletTech2
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited States
Date15/05/19
DescriptionCoverage on new research carried out by David Martill and Julian Hume from the Natural History Museum has shown that the last surviving flightless species of bird, a type of rail, in the Indian Ocean had previously gone extinct but rose from the dead thanks to a rare process called 'iterative evolution'
URLhttps://tech2.org/this-bird-evolved-into-existence-twice-thousands-of-years-apart/
PersonsDavid Martill, Julian P. Hume
TitleExtinct bird 'came back from dead' 30,000 years after flood
Degree of recognitionNational
Media name/outletEvening Standard
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date15/05/19
Descriptioncoverage on research carried out by David Martill and Julian Hume from the Natural History Museum has shown that the last surviving flightless species of bird, a type of rail, in the Indian Ocean had previously gone extinct but rose from the dead thanks to a rare process called 'iterative evolution'
Producer/AuthorMegan White
URLhttps://www.standard.co.uk/news/world/extinct-bird-came-back-from-dead-30000-years-after-flood-a4141611.html
PersonsDavid Martill, Julian P. Hume
TitleIn the Seychelles found resurgent birds
Media name/outletThe Bobr Times
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited States
Date15/05/19
DescriptionCoverage on research carried out by David Martill and Julian Hume from the Natural History Museum has shown that the last surviving flightless species of bird, a type of rail, in the Indian Ocean had previously gone extinct but rose from the dead thanks to a rare process called 'iterative evolution'
Producer/AuthorMagictr
URLhttps://bobrtimes.com/in-the-seychelles-found-resurgent-birds/34858/
PersonsDavid Martill, Julian P. Hume
TitleBird evolves back from extinction
Media name/outletCentral & North Burnett Times
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited States
Date14/05/19
DescriptionAn extinct bird has risen from the dead thanks to a rare evolutionary process, according to new research.
Producer/AuthorCharlotte Edwards
URLhttps://www.centralnorthburnetttimes.com.au/news/flightless-bird-back-from-the-dead-over-10000-year/3726597/
PersonsDavid Martill, Julian P. Hume
TitleThis Bird Evolved into Existence Twice — Thousands of Years Apart
Media name/outletLive Science
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited States
Date14/05/19
Descriptioncoverage on research carried out by David Martill and Julian Hume from the Natural History Museum has shown that the last surviving flightless species of bird, a type of rail, in the Indian Ocean had previously gone extinct but rose from the dead thanks to a rare process called 'iterative evolution'
Producer/AuthorYasemin Saplakoglu
URLhttps://www.livescience.com/65477-flightless-bird-evolves-twice.html
PersonsDavid Martill, Julian P. Hume
TitleScientists find ‘extinct’ bird reappeared 30,000 years later through evolution Read more: https://metro.co.uk/2019/05/13/scientists-find-extinct-bird-reappeared-30000-years-later-evolution-9505049/?ito=cbshare Twitter: https://twitter.com/MetroUK | Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MetroUK/
Degree of recognitionNational
Media name/outletThe Metro
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date13/05/19
DescriptionAn extinct species has seemingly come back to life when it appeared on an island thousands of years later.
Producer/AuthorJeff Parsons
URLhttps://metro.co.uk/2019/05/13/scientists-find-extinct-bird-reappeared-30000-years-later-evolution-9505049/
PersonsDavid Martill, Julian P. Hume
TitleThis Bird Came Back From the Dead—Twice
Degree of recognitionInternational
Media name/outletGeek.com
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited States
Date13/05/19
DescriptionArticle about research into a previously extinct bird species that evolved back into existence
Producer/AuthorStephanie Mlot
URLhttps://www.geek.com/news/this-bird-came-back-from-the-dead-twice-1786840/?source
PersonsDavid Martill
TitleExotic Flightless Bird Evolves Back For First Time in 136,000 Years
Media name/outletThe Epoch Times
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited States
Date13/05/19
DescriptionA bird thought to have evolved away from being flightless thousands of years ago is once again unable to fly, researchers have discovered.
Producer/AuthorRichard Szabo
URLhttps://www.theepochtimes.com/exotic-flightless-bird-evolves-back-for-first-time-in-136000-years_2921185.html
PersonsDavid Martill, Julian P. Hume
TitleA once-extinct bird returned from the dead in a rare evolution process
Media name/outletMashable
CountryUnited States
Date13/05/19
DescriptionArticle about a rare event called iterative evolution, in which the process of evolution from a same ancestor is repeated along different points in history
Producer/AuthorJohnny Lieu
URLhttps://mashable.com/article/white-throated-rail-extinct/?europe=true
PersonsDavid Martill, Julian P. Hume
TitleThis Bird Went Extinct, Then Evolution Recreated It
Media name/outletGizmodo
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited States
Date13/05/19
Descriptioncoverage on new research carried out by David Martill and Julian Hume from the Natural History Museum has shown that the last surviving flightless species of bird, a type of rail, in the Indian Ocean had previously gone extinct but rose from the dead thanks to a rare process called 'iterative evolution'
Producer/AuthorRyan F. Mandelbaum
URLhttps://www.gizmodo.co.uk/2019/05/this-bird-went-extinct-then-evolution-recreated-it/
PersonsDavid Martill, Julian P. Hume
TitleOpsigtsvækkende fossilfund: Uddød fugleart 'genopstod' fra de døde
Degree of recognitionNational
Media name/outletVidenskab
Media typeWeb
CountryDenmark
Date13/05/19
Descriptioncoverage on new research carried out by David Martill and Julian Hume from the Natural History Museum has shown that the last surviving flightless species of bird, a type of rail, in the Indian Ocean had previously gone extinct but rose from the dead thanks to a rare process called 'iterative evolution'
Producer/AuthorAndre Skriver
URLhttps://videnskab.dk/kultur-samfund/opsigtsvaekkende-fossilfund-fugleart-genopstod-fra-de-doede
PersonsDavid Martill, Julian P. Hume
Title'Back From the Dead': Bird That Went Extinct 136,000 Years Ago Has Reappeared
Degree of recognitionNational
Media name/outletIBNLive
Media typeWeb
CountryIndia
Date13/05/19
DescriptionIterative evolution happens when the same or similar structures evolve out of the same common ancestor, but at different times – meaning that the animal actually comes about twice over, completely separately.
URLhttps://www.news18.com/news/buzz/back-from-the-dead-bird-that-went-extinct-136000-years-ago-has-reappeared-now-2137237.html
PersonsDavid Martill, Julian P. Hume
TitleHow Evolution Brought a Flightless Bird Back From Extinction
Media name/outletSmithsonian
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited States
Date13/05/19
DescriptionFossil remains offer rare evidence of a phenomenon known as ‘iterative evolution'
Producer/AuthorBrigit Katz
URLhttps://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/how-evolution-brought-flightless-bird-back-extinction-180972166/
PersonsDavid Martill, Julian P. Hume
TitleBiologie: Diese ausgestorbene Vogelart hat von der Evolution eine zweite Chance bekommen
Media name/outletKlamm
Media typeWeb
CountryGermany
Date13/05/19
DescriptionDie Evolution ist ein beeindruckender Prozess. Forscher haben nun eine der seltenen Gelegenheiten entdeckt, bei denen die Evolution einer Art sogar eine zweite Chance gibt: Die Rede ist von einer Vogelart, die vor etwa 136.000 Jahren ausstarb, nur um später wieder zu entstehen.
URLhttps://www.klamm.de/news/biologie-diese-ausgestorbene-vogelart-hat-von-der-evolution-eine-zweite-chance-bekommen-45N894911.html
PersonsDavid Martill, Julian P. Hume
TitleFlightless birds went extinct on a group of islands and then evolved again
Media name/outletDaily Times Online
CountryPakistan
Date13/05/19
DescriptionFlightless birds living on a group of isolated coral islands went totally extinct more than 100,000 years ago. Now, flightless birds once again live there, having re-evolved from the same ancestral species.
URLhttps://dailytimes.com.pk/393486/flightless-birds-went-extinct-on-a-group-of-islands-and-then-evolved-again/
PersonsDavid Martill, Julian P. Hume
TitleOva ptica je izumrla pre 136.000 godina, a sada se ponovo pojavila!
Degree of recognitionNational
Media name/outletTelegraf Srbija
Media typeWeb
CountrySerbia
Date13/05/19
DescriptionRedak primer fenomena koji se naziva iterativna evolucija
URLhttps://www.telegraf.rs/zanimljivosti/svastara/3060345-ova-ptica-je-izumrla-pre-136000-godina-a-sada-se-ponovo-pojavila
PersonsDavid Martill, Julian P. Hume
TitleDiese Vogelart ist ausgestorben – und dann wieder neu entstanden
Media name/outletVice
Media typeWeb
CountryGermany
Date13/05/19
DescriptionWie es schon bei 'Jurassic Park' hieß: Das Leben findet einen Weg.
URLhttps://www.vice.com/de_at/article/vb9bpm/aldabra-weisskehlralle-vogelart-erst-ausgestorben-und-dann-wieder-neu-entstanden
PersonsDavid Martill, Julian P. Hume
TitleExtinct bird 'back from the dead' after re-evolving thousands of years later
Degree of recognitionNational
Media name/outletThe Mirror
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date10/05/19
DescriptionA flightless bird that became extinct when its home island became flooded by the sea "came back to life" when a similar species evolved in the same location, scientists have discovered
Producer/AuthorBen Mitchell
URLhttps://www.mirror.co.uk/science/extinct-flightless-bird-comes-back-15037356
PersonsDavid Martill, Julian P. Hume
TitleEvolution brought rare flightless bird species back from the dead
Degree of recognitionInternational
Media name/outletUnited Press International
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date9/05/19
DescriptionNew research carried out by David Martill and Julian Hume from the Natural History Museum has shown that the last surviving flightless species of bird, a type of rail, in the Indian Ocean had previously gone extinct but rose from the dead thanks to a rare process called 'iterative evolution'
Producer/AuthorBrook Hays
URLhttps://www.upi.com/Science_News/2019/05/09/Evolution-brought-rare-flightless-bird-species-back-from-the-dead/2301557417343/
PersonsDavid Martill, Julian P. Hume
TitleFlightless bird ‘back from the dead’ over 10,000 years after becoming extinct
Degree of recognitionNational
Media name/outletThe Irish Sun
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date9/05/19
DescriptionAn extinct bird has risen from the dead thanks to a rare evolutionary process, according to new research.
Producer/AuthorCharlotte Edwards
URLhttps://www.thesun.ie/tech/4076839/flightless-bird-back-from-the-dead-over-10000-years-after-becoming-extinct/
PersonsDavid Martill, Julian P. Hume
TitleScientists discover bird that came back from the dead
Degree of recognitionInternational
Media name/outletSky News
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date9/05/19
DescriptionScientists have discovered a species of bird which was previously extinct is alive again thanks to an extremely rare process called "iterative evolution."
URLhttps://uk.news.yahoo.com/scientists-discover-bird-came-back-dead-165300153.html
PersonsDavid Martill, Julian P. Hume
TitleThis Bird Went Extinct and Then Evolved Into Existence Again
Degree of recognitionInternational
Media name/outletVice
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date9/05/19
DescriptionNew research carried out by David Martill and Julian Hume from the Natural History Museum has shown that the last surviving flightless species of bird, a type of rail, in the Indian Ocean had previously gone extinct but rose from the dead thanks to a rare process called 'iterative evolution'
Producer/AuthorBecky Ferreira
URLhttps://www.vice.com/en_us/article/vb9bpm/this-bird-went-extinct-and-then-evolved-into-existence-again
PersonsDavid Martill, Julian P. Hume
TitleExtinct flightless bird came 'back from the dead' because of a quirky evolutionary process
Degree of recognitionInternational
Media name/outletFox News
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date9/05/19
DescriptionNew research carried out by David Martill and Julian Hume from the Natural History Museum has shown that the last surviving flightless species of bird, a type of rail, in the Indian Ocean had previously gone extinct but rose from the dead thanks to a rare process called 'iterative evolution.'
Producer/AuthorChris Ciaccia
URLhttps://www.foxnews.com/science/extinct-bird-evolved-dead
PersonsDavid Martill, Julian P. Hume
TitleScientists discover bird that came back from the dead
Media name/outletPanda Radio
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date9/05/19
DescriptionNew research carried out by David Martill and Julian Hume from the Natural History Museum has shown that the last surviving flightless species of bird, a type of rail, in the Indian Ocean had previously gone extinct but rose from the dead thanks to a rare process called 'iterative evolution'
URLhttps://pandaradio.co.uk/scientists-discover-bird-that-came-back-from-the-dead/
PersonsDavid Martill, Julian P. Hume

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